Spring Ramblings

Between volunteering at my boys' school and running our farm, it has been Spring hiking the past few weeks - sometimes with the boys, sometimes with Kirk, sometimes just me. Anytime I can get a mile in, it's great training for the summer. All were on Whidbey Island or in Port Townsend, on the Olympic… Continue reading Spring Ramblings


Local Adventures: Family Friendly Hikes

After mulling it over, the past few months we have started posting local hiking reports to our farm & homestead's blog. We found it to be a better match, as our readership on TrailCooking comes from far and wide around the globe, where Never Free Farm's readers are mostly regionally local. If you love hiking… Continue reading Local Adventures: Family Friendly Hikes


Mt. St. Helens Hiking: Birth Of A Lake Trail

Along the shoreline of Coldwater Lake at Mount St. Helens is the Birth of a Lake trail, which is a paved family friendly, and ADA accessible short trail of ΒΌ mile each way, with plenty of decks over the water to enjoy the vast views. It's a drive to get there, but it is on… Continue reading Mt. St. Helens Hiking: Birth Of A Lake Trail